Classic China

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Discover China in this once in a lifetime trip and explore all China has to offer. You will visit picturesque cities Shanghai  and Beijing for this wonderful adventure.

Inclusions

Price Includes :

  • Flights from Dublin or Cork to Shanghai via London (overnight)
  • 3 nights in the 5* Sunrise Hotel in Shanghai
  • 3 nights in the 5* Sunworld Dynasty hotel in Bejing
  • Escorted tour with guide
  • Meals as outlined in itinerary
  • Taxes, hand luggage and 1 item of 20kg baggage per person

Itinerary

Day 1

Fly Dublin – London then overnight flight from London Heathrow to Shanghai.

Day 2

Transfer to the Sunrise on the Bund Hotel for three nights.

Day 3

Visit the Yu Garden, old town area, Jade Buddha Temple and Shanghai Museum with its fine collection of jade, ceramics, paintings and calligraphy. Evening acrobatic show. (B, L, D)

Day 4

Free day. Optional day excursion by rail to Suzhou including the Garden of the Master of the Fishing Nets, plus the Lingering Garden, a short canal cruise, a silk reeling factory and the ancient Pingjiang Street. (B)

Day 5

Visit the Bund and Nanjing Road. Enjoy a Huangpu River cruise. Travel by high-speed train to Beijing (5hrs) for three nights at the Chinese 5-star Sunworld Dynasty Hotel. (B)

Day 6

Full-day tour to the Forbidden City, Tian An Men Square and Summer Palace. (B, L)

Day 7

Visit to the Temple of Heaven and to the Great Wall at Mutianyu. Peking Duck dinner. (B, L, D)

Day 8

Return flight, via London (B) Key: B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D – Dinner

Accommodation

​Sunrise Hotel – Shanghai

This modern 5-star hotel offers stunning views of Pudong skyline. Restaurants, bar, indoor pool, gym, sauna and WiFi (free). 151 air-conditioned rooms with private facilities, hairdryer, safe, mini-bar, tea/coffee making facilities and satellite TV.

Sunworld Dynasty – Beijing

This Chinese 5-star hotel is in the heart of the Wangfujing Area, a 10-minute drive from Tian An Men Square. Restaurants, bar, indoor pool, gym and WiFi (free). 395 air-conditioned rooms with private facilities, hairdryer, safe, mini-bar, tea/coffee making facilities and satellite TV.

Extra Information

Booking remarks :

  • Inclusive of taxes as indicated
  • Single room supplement Apr / May / Sept / Oct = €300 ; Mar / Jan / Jul / Aug / Nov / Dec = €260
  • Non refundable or transferable booking deposit 10% per person
  • Full payment due 12 weeks before departure
  • 2% surcharge if balance is paid by credit or charge card
  • Optional Insurance €38 (conditions apply)
  • Taxes, fees or compulsory charges introduced after publication are not included in the above price Irish nationals require a visa to enter China. You will need to apply to the Chinese Embassy in Dublin for this.

  Cost per person: €2,159pp
  Number of nights: 7
  Dates available: April - December 2017

23-Apr-17 €2,269
18-May-17 €2,329
15-Jun-17 €2,269
03-Aug-17 €2,829
14-Sep-17 €2,619
19-Oct-17 €2,619
09-Nov-17 €2,159
21-Dec-17 €2,829
 

 

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